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the Total Fertility Rate

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The total fertility rate, sometimes also called the fertility rate, absolute/potential natality, period total fertility rate or total period fertility rate of a population is the average number of children that would be born to a woman over her lifetime if:

Fertility is the natural capability to produce offspring.

Distilled Demographics: The Birth Rate by Population Reference Bureau

2

She were to experience the exact current age-specific fertility rates through her lifetime, and

Videographic: Are Asian fertility rates declining? by The Economist

3

She were to survive from birth through the end of her reproductive life.

4

It is obtained by summing the single-year age-specific rates at a given time.

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